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Libya repatriates 253 Nigerians

About 253 Nigerians, on Tuesday, were repatriated from Libya. The aircraft landed about 6.45pm at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos. The returnees were made ...

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Nigeria to exit recession in Q3 – CBN

The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr. Godwin Emefiele, has said that with the current efforts by the Federal Government to revive the country’s economy, the country should be out of recession by the third quarter ...

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IPOB leader, Nnamdi Kanu, regains freedom …bail conditions unconstitutional – Nwodo, Ohanaeze President-General

The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Tuesday admitted the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, to bail on health grounds ...

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Ex-Niger governor, Babangida Aliyu, goes to jail

A Minna High Court on Tuesday ordered the remand in prison custody of former governor of Niger state, Babangida Aliyu, who styled himself the Chief servant, while in office ...

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Punch reporter’s expulsion: I warned Nigerians Buhari would always be a dictator – Fayose

Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has condemned the expulsion of State House Correspondent, Olalekan Adetayo, from the Presidential Villa, Abuja, describing it as “sign of what is to come from a dictatorial government ...

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FG bans chloroquine, artemisinin monotherapy

The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, has announced the ban on chloroquine and artemisinin monotherapy used in the treatment of malaria. He also stated ...

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Court grants Patience Jonathan unrestricted access to $5.9m

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Tuesday withdrew its application seeking to stay the execution of a court order which unfroze the Skye ...

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NBS wins Best Public Sector Website award

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has emerged the winner of the Best Public Sector website for the year 2016 and 2017. According to the ...

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Security force intercepts three female suicide bombers in Maiduguri

Three female suicide bombers were on Monday intercepted in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, the state police commissioner, Damian Chukwu said ...

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N18.7m debt: Woman on trial over attempt to jump into Lagos lagoon

A 51-year-old textile dealer at Balogun Market, Taiwo Titilayo-Momoh, who attempted to jump into the lagoon on the Third Mainland Bridge, Lagos, was on Monday ...

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